Archive for the ‘Help and Advice’ Category

The 5 Best Ear Plugs and Ear Defenders for the Spray Shop

The 5 Best Ear Plugs and Ear Defenders for the Spray Shop. Author – Andy Potts September 16th 2020 (reading time 3 mins)       Noise from paint shop plant and working practices can cause hearing problems and contribute to accidents in the workplace. For this reason, employers are required by law to comply […]

Freshwater and Canal Boat Paint – Everything You Need to Know

Freshwater and Canal Boat Paint – Everything You Need to Know. Author – Andy Potts September 11th 2020 (reading time 7 mins)       Maintaining freshwater boats such as narrowboats, yachts, fishing boats and cabin cruisers can be costly and time-consuming, especially if the paint job doesn’t go to plan. This guide explains how […]

Paint Spraying Courses Made Easy At Ultrimax

Paint Spraying Courses Made Easy At Ultrimax. Author – Andy Potts September 4th 2020 (reading time 3 mins)     Looking for professional spray training with NACE Level Inspectors? Look no further than Ultrimax Coatings. Founded in 1973 Ultrimax has decades of experience in paint products for paint shops and has now taken this knowledge […]

How a Paint Strainer Can Save You Time and Money

How a Paint Strainer Can Save You Time and Money.  Author – Andy Potts July 16th 2020 (reading time 2 mins)   The humble paint strainer is a low-tech, low-cost tool that most spray shops overlook. But it’s a little lifesaver that can improve your paint finish. And because using a strainer adds a quick and easy quality control […]

Business Film Booth – One of the Best Video Production Companies Around

As you probably have notices, we have made quite a few videos recently, covering topics from how to solve solvent popping in the paint, to an “about us” video explaining what we do for a living. All these have been produced to an extremely high quality and we couldn’t have done these without the help […]

Standard Cellulose Thinners Explained (video)

What Standard Cellulose Thinners Are Used For Standard cellulose thinners have been designed for cleaning spray equipment and painting equipment after use with solvents. This includes, spray guns, brushes, rollers, basically anything that you want to reuse after painting you should clean down with standard thinners. To assisted with cleaning down you might want to […]

Jotun Jotamastic 90 – Product Overview (Video)

Difference between Jotun Jotamastic 90 and Jotun Jotamastic 87 Jotun Jotamastic 90 has superseded Jotun Jotamastic 87. It is the same product, however the new Jotamastic 90 is a tintable version so it is available in many different colours.  This makes the Jotamastic 90 much more versatile because if you want to reduce costs or […]

Plan Routes in Production Areas With Line Marking Paint

“Manufacturing plays an important role in the economy. It can continue if done in accordance with the social distancing guidelines wherever possible.”. This is the latest guidelines from the Government and with that in mind, the team at Ultrimax are committed to get manufacturing and your workplace back up and running to full capacity. Social […]

12 Top Tips For Returning To Work & Keeping Your Workspace Clean, Safe & Hygienic

Sign up to our Blog UpdatesSubscribe By Andy Potts & Brad Smith 4th May 2020. 3 mins reading time. Cleaning Trolley. You may be surprised to learn that your desk probably harbours more germs than a toilet seat! It’s true! In fact, the average desk is home to 400 times more bacteria than the average […]

What is the Best Spray Gun? DeVilbiss Versus Anest Iwata

Author – Andy Potts April 27th 2020 (reading time 3mins) What is the Best Spray Gun? DeVilbiss Versus Anest Iwata. Sign Up for New Updates as we release them. Sign Up   What is the Best Spray Gun? DeVilbiss Versus Anest Iwata  DeVilbiss has a formidable reputation within the finishing industry. It’s known for its […]

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